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Synonyms for sigh
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sigh, suspiration(noun)

    an utterance made by exhaling audibly

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  2. sigh(verb)

    a sound like a person sighing

    "she heard the sigh of the wind in the trees"

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  3. sigh, suspire(verb)

    heave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily

    "She sighed sadly"

    Synonyms:
    suspire, take a breath, breathe, respire

  4. sigh(verb)

    utter with a sigh

    Synonyms:
    suspire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sigh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    long breath

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sigh(n)

    Synonyms:
    suspiration

  2. sigh(v)

    Synonyms:
    suspire

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    slghs, sighs, exhales, breath

How to pronounce sigh?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say sigh in sign language?

  1. sigh

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#6080breath
#11701breathe
#13389sigh
#36832sighs
#169362exhales
#270425respire

How to use sigh in a sentence?

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Those who cannot tell what they desire or expect, still sigh and struggle with indefinite thoughts and vast wishes.

  2. Miro Copic:

    They're not going to be as stressed because I think one of the major linchpins and major challenges was Sepp Blatter himself, there are marketing teams out there who are just breathing a sigh of relief.

  3. Andreas Rees:

    There is certainly no reason to give the all-clear, but to breathe a sigh of relief, at least, after all, it has not become even worse in the already battered German industrial sector.

  4. Sam Stovall:

    Yellen's comments allowed investors to breathe a sigh of relief that Federal Reserve will not be raising rates in April.

  5. Barry Schwartz:

    It's not the apocalypse, it's not doom and gloom, and if it's not doom and gloom you can come out of the bunker and the first thing you do is take a sigh of relief and then you want to make money.


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